Release Date: May 22, 1998
A hallucinogenic road movie based on gonzo jounralist Hunter S. Thompson's semi-autobiographical 1971 novel. Whacked-out journalist Raoul Duke and attorney pal Oscar Zeta Acosta groove from L.A. to Vegas to cover a motor cycle race. Along the way they pick up Lucy, a teenage runaway who joins the pair on their madcap weekend.
Studio: Universal Pictures
Producer(s): Patrick Cassavetti, Laila Nabulsi
Screenplay: Terry Gilliam, Tony Grisoni
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